Wilko puts 1000 Easter eggs up for grabs to children’s charities

The Woking branch of Wilko has 1,000 Smarties Easter eggs it would like to donate to a charity or an organisation which cares for vulnerable and disadvantaged children. Anyone who would like... Read more »

Police name woman found dead in her Woking home

A WOMAN found dead at a property in Woking yesterday (Dec 19) has been named as Angela Tarver. Officers were called to the house in Julian Close at 12.21pm following a call... Read more »

Investigation launched after woman found dead in Woking home

POLICE have launched an investigation following the death of a woman in Woking. A statement from Surrey Police said officers were called to an address in Julian Close, Woking at 12.21pm today... Read more »

Woking remains Conservative in General Election 2019

WOKING has remained a Conservative constituency, returning Jonathan Lord as MP. On a night of Tory gains across the country, Mr Lord was elected with 26,396 – a reduction of 3,507 compared... Read more »

Aladdin’s magic carpet ride

This year’s panto production of Aladdin at the New Victoria Theatre Woking, features starring roles for Brendan Cole as The Spirit of the Ring and the nation’s favourite Bobby Davro as Wishee... Read more »

Looking back at how the brick industry was built

BRICK-making was once a sizeable industry in the Woking area and one that has mostly been forgotten. In past centuries, where clay was abundant, brickworks were set up when there was a... Read more »

Everyone loves panto, says Brendan the Genie

BRENDAN Cole, a star of TV’s Strictly Come Dancing, is about to take to the stage for a run in Woking’s annual panto, but his career started out very differently “I’ll never... Read more »

Art raising questions at The Lightbox

THE artistic skill of emerging artists will go on display when the Young Contemporary Talent exhibition opens at The Lightbox gallery in Woking on Saturday. The event is part of the annual... Read more »

Christmas lights up Jubilee Square

THOUSANDS of people packed Jubilee Square on Thursday evening last week as Woking’s Christmas lights were switched on. The button to turn on the illuminations was pressed by Brendan Cole, soon to... Read more »

Lovely music at the Fiery Bird

It’s nearly 10 years ago the Lovely Music Night was started with the aim of bringing great original live acoustic music to Woking. It was designed to be a platform for new... Read more »